Allergy

The role of Tiotropium ( Spiriva ) for the treatment of adolescents with asthma has not yet been clearly defined....


Researchers have discovered that a blood test called the Basophil Activation Test ( BAT ) has the potential to predict...


Multiple sclerosis is triggered by self-reactive T cells that successfully infiltrate the brain and spinal cord where they launch an...


Certain acne treatments can, in rare instances, cause severe allergic reactions that are potentially life-threatening. The Food and Drug Administration (...


Small studies suggest peanut oral immunotherapy ( OIT ) might be effective in the treatment of peanut allergy. Researchers aimed...


Although yoga is frequently used by patients with asthma, its efficacy in alleviating asthma remains unclear. A study has systematically assessed...


Data from phase 3 studies of Tiotropium ( Spiriva ) delivered via the Respimat inhaler in mild, moderate and severe...


Newborns are more susceptible to infections, presumably because of their immature and inexperienced immune systems. The most common dangerous condition...


A new study by researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine and Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford has...


Adult-onset asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ( COPD ) are major public health burdens. This review presents a comprehensive...


The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) has approved Oralair, the first immunotherapy tablet to be available in the...


Grastek is an allergen extract for the treatment of grass pollen-induced allergic rhinitis with or without conjunctivitis. The efficacy of...


The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) has approved Grastek ( Timothy Grass Pollen Allergen Extract ) tablet for...


Eczema, rhinitis, and asthma often coexist ( comorbidity ) in children, but the proportion of comorbidity not attributable to either...


The Resolute Integrity stent is a metal stent with the drug Zotarolimus contained in a thin coating on the stent’s...


New data on serious hypersensitivity reactions following Ferumoxytol administration are currently being reviewed by the European Medicines Agency ( EMA...


ZMapp is an experimental treatment, developed by Mapp Biopharmaceutical, for use with individuals infected with Ebola virus. It has not...


A phase 1 clinical trial for the first treatment to reset the immune system of multiple sclerosis patients has showed...


Researchers at the Columbia Center for Children's Environmental Health at the Mailman School of Public Health are the first to...


An important subpopulation in allergic rhinitis is represented by patients with severe form of disease that is not responsive to...